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Jul 25, 2017, 08:35 ET Momseze Launches Mobile App That Connects Nursing Moms with Lactation Consultants Anytime, From Anywhere via Video, Chat or Voice

More than 80 percent of new moms in the US say they intend to breastfeed for at least six months, but the majority fail to do so because of lack of...


Jul 25, 2017, 08:12 ET Vitamin Angels Rated 7th in Quality of Collaboration with its NGO Partners

Vitamin Angels' non-governmental organization (NGO) field partners reported high levels of overall satisfaction across four categories of...


Jul 25, 2017, 08:05 ET From Grass to Grace - An Inspiring Story of a Once Struggling Single Mother Now a Millionaire Entrepreneur

Julie Stoian, a proven entrepreneur who owns a $1M business recounts her ordeal while finding a breakthrough in life. She was a stay-at-home mom...


Jul 25, 2017, 08:01 ET Sodexo's Global Chief Diversity Officer Dr. Rohini Anand Appointed New Chair of the Catalyst Board of Advisors

Sodexo, world leader in Quality of Life Services, announced today that Dr. Rohini Anand, senior vice president corporate responsibility and Global...


Jul 25, 2017, 08:00 ET Digital Health Company Maven Raises $10.8M Series A

New York-based Maven announced today that it has raised a $10.8M Series A financing round to revolutionize women's and family health, bringing...


Jul 25, 2017, 07:47 ET 23 New STEM and Outdoor Badges Enrich Girl Scout Programming, Which Data Shows Helps Girls Excel in Life

Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) today releases new badges in STEM (science, technology, engineering, and math) and the outdoors, areas girls are not...


Jul 24, 2017, 12:00 ET Saving Lives at Birth: A Grand Challenge for Development Announces its Seventh Annual DevelopmentXChange

What: Saving Lives at Birth: A Grand Challenge for Development's seventh annual DevelopmentXChange: The DevelopmentXChange challenges global...


Jul 24, 2017, 10:15 ET Women's Wellness Foundation Announces Dinami House Ribbon Cutting

Women's Wellness Foundation today announced the ribbon-cutting ceremony of Dinami House, its flagship, transitional home for women in reentry....


Jul 24, 2017, 09:00 ET Time to Take Retirement into Their Own Hands: Over 80 Percent of Women Fail Retirement Income Literacy Quiz

Only 18% of retirement-age women can pass a basic quiz on how to make a nest egg last in retirement. Nearly twice as many retirement-age men are...


Jul 24, 2017, 09:00 ET FemTech Startup EZbra Presented at youngStartup's Venture Summit in New York

EZbra advanced wound care ltd, developer of a patented disposable post-surgical breast dressing that provides soft absorbent protection and...


Jul 24, 2017, 08:45 ET CyberTraining 365 Partners with the Women in CyberSecurity (WiCyS) to Provide Training Opportunities to Aspiring Women in the Field

Due to the increase in demand for a skilled cybersecurity workforce, and lack of diversity in such, CyberTraining 365 has partnered with the...


Jul 24, 2017, 08:35 ET Calling All Busy Families and Workaholics: Sterling Academy Seeks Families Across the US in Need of Household Help for New Apprentice Training Program

Sterling Academy for Household Assistance, a newly launched division of Lifestyle Resources, is seeking training families and busy individuals...


Jul 21, 2017, 14:58 ET Lupus Research Alliance Welcomes Self-Injectable Form of Belimumab

The Lupus Research Alliance congratulates GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) on the approval of belimumab (Benlysta®) by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration...


Jul 21, 2017, 06:01 ET Pockey Handcrafted Wallet For Fashionista Women

Pockey Nexta is excited to announce the launch of its first product "Pockey Wallet for Women". This will project stylistic, royal patterned and...


Jul 21, 2017, 06:00 ET Paula Deen's Daughter-in-Law, Claudia, Represents Unity in Its Organic Form.

Born and raised in Venezuela, Claudia left her home at the age of 24 to pursue a Master's Degree in film and television production from Savannah...


Jul 20, 2017, 16:15 ET Federal Realty Investment Trust Launches National Partnership With Campus Scout To Offer Pop-Up Space Opportunities To Entrepreneurs Across Its Portfolio

Federal Realty Investment Trust (NYSE: FRT), a national leader in the retail real estate industry, announced today its exclusive partnership with...


Jul 20, 2017, 15:39 ET SHEROES OF NY Lanza como la Primera Campaña Bipartidista que Promueve la Colaboración de Mujeres Candidatas Previo a las Primarias en la Ciudad de Nueva York

El National Women's Political Caucus (NWPC-NYC), una de las principales organizaciones multipartidistas dedicada a aumentar la participación de las...


Jul 20, 2017, 15:28 ET SHEROES OF NY Launches as the First Bipartisan Campaign of Women Candidates Promoting a Summer of Collaboration Leading up to the Primary Elections in New York City

The National Women's Political Caucus of New York City (NWPC-NYC), a leading multi-partisan grassroots organization dedicated to increasing women's...


Jul 20, 2017, 12:05 ET Fish & Richardson Principal Juanita Brooks Named to California Bar Trial Lawyer Hall of Fame

Fish & Richardson has announced that firm principal Juanita Brooks will be inducted into the California State Bar Litigation Section's Trial...


Jul 20, 2017, 11:32 ET Georgia-Based Shoe Brand Okabashi Recognized During The White House's Made in America Week

On Wednesday, July 19th, The White House held a Made in America Certification Event where President Trump recognized brands from across the United...


Jul 20, 2017, 11:13 ET Gen-X Women Find New Gal Pal in "The Girlfriend," AARP's Newest E-Newsletter

AARP announced today the launch of "The Girlfriend," a new digital publication for Gen-X women. The weekly newsletter features timely, useful and...


Jul 20, 2017, 11:00 ET Chubb Names Michelle McLaughlin Executive Vice President and Property Manager, North America Commercial Insurance

Chubb has named Michelle McLaughlin Executive Vice President and Property Manager for its North America Commercial Insurance division. In this...


Jul 20, 2017, 08:50 ET Gloria Vanderbilt Jeans Re-Emerges with Fall 2017 Campaign Entitled We Are All One

Gloria Vanderbilt Jeans proudly debuts its Fall 2017 campaign entitled "We Are All One." The campaign stars supermodel and activist Iman, timeless...


Jul 20, 2017, 08:05 ET Randstad Technologies announces partnership with Women in Technology International

Randstad Technologies announced today a "Powered by WITI" partnership with Women in Technology International (WITI), the leading worldwide...


Jul 20, 2017, 07:00 ET Catalyst Names New US Class Members To The Catalyst Women On Board™ Initiative

Ten board-ready senior executive women were announced today by Catalyst as the second US class of the Catalyst Women On Board™ initiative. The...